Colorism: Who’s the Real Target?

The last couple of weeks have literally disgusted me. Grown people arguing about the color of a cartoon character; A sea princess that never was fully able to be with the love of her life and became immortal to cry over bad kids. Yes, that is the actual story. Then it is assumed Chris Brown […]

Are Daddy Issues Real or An Excuse?

I would say, Hell Yea they are Real! Although, some men side-eye women when she blames some of her unpredictable, insecure behavior on her Dad. via GIPHY To a certain extent we as adults must take responsibility for our actions, however, some of the behaviors and thoughts were derived during childhood. There are things and […]

Interview with Dope Plus-Size Model Shinar

Short Story. I was perusing through Instagram and came across this empowering image of a confident, black, full-figured model name Shinar. I instantly followed her on Instagram and was further inspired by each post I viewed. Her pictures were more than fashion to me but an ode to be comfortable in my own skin. Her […]

Netflix: Nappily Ever After Review

Summary The main character, Violet Jones, is the perfect picture of perfection. She has the career. She has the GUY. And most importantly, to her, she has THE LOOK. Her look is her Everything! She wakes up before her boyfriend to make her face up. Her hair was drenched and she panicked as if life […]

Invisibility Factor Part 2

Now that I given myself time to feel this invisible emotion it is now time to process this feeling. If you ever felt like this you have to know this is not an enjoyable feeling. Like all bad emotions I have to take the steps to process this and find a constructive way of handling this emotion. […]

The Power of No

In my opinion, everyone wants to be liked. Everyone seeks acceptance. Some will die and never experience what it is to be liked or accepted. Some will spend their entire life trying to obtain people’s affection and approval. This is entirely human nature until you decide to defy that feeling. Personally, I’ve spent majority of […]